aka “The Parable of the Mirror,”
setting for voice & piano of text based on Hassidic legend,
used by S. Ansky in The Dybbuk
and by Bernard Malamud in Suppose A Wedding;
incorporated into one-act opera based on Malamud, op. 125.
Premiered 3/2/95 as part of A Blitzstein Cabaret,
Medicine Show, NYC; also at NOA Boston convention
symposium on Blitzstein’s Sacco and Vanzetti, 12/2/95